Don’t Dump it, Recycle it


You can now recycle common problem household waste items at more locations within the Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup.

What problem waste items can I recycle?

1. Mobile Phones                           Disposal Locations                

  • All types of mobile phones
  • Mobile phone accessories
  • Chargers & cables
  • Batteries

Shire’s Administration Building

2. Batteries                                     Disposal Locations    

  • Small handheld batteries
  • Rechargeable batteries
  • AA, AAA, C, D, 9V, 6V
  • Button/watch batteries

Shire’s Administration Building,  Donnybrook Waste Management Facility, Balingup Transfer Station

 3. Light Bulbs                                 Disposal Locations

  • Compact fluorescent globe
  • Fluorescent tubes

Shire’s Administration Building, Donnybrook Waste Management Facility, Balingup Transfer Station

As the more inefficient incandescent light bulbs are phased out and the use of fluorescent lights which contains small quantities of mercury increases, we’ll have to get smarter about the way we dispose of them. By keeping the above hazardous items out of landfill you are helping our environment and saving valuable resources.